Animal care

Peek behind the curtain of life as a hen

Have you ever wondered how the phrase “pecking order” came to be? Wonder no longer. We spoke with Dr. Tina Widowski, a professor at the University of Guelph and the Egg Farmers of Canada Research Chair in Poultry Welfare to find out what it means and learn about the social behaviours of a hen. The […]

For Mike the Chicken Vet, “there’s no such thing as a day in the life”

Here’s how egg farmers care for their hens

HEN HOUSING: What we learned from Europe and America

Why 20 years? The realities of transitioning an agriculture supply chain

New science-informed, consensus-based standards for animal welfare

Creating better housing for hens

Feeding hens to keep them healthy and productive

Research for hen welfare: Dr. Karen Schwean-Lardner

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